Appi Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 30th December 2018

Appi Kogen Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 11:48am on Sunday 30th December 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-10°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
North Westerly 12-15m/s
visibility condition
Somewhat Restricted
This report
Sunday 30th December 2018, 11:48am
45cm
Saturday 29th December 2018, 13:14pm 35cm
Friday 28th December 2018, 8:02am 45cm
Thursday 27th December 2018, 10:25am 11cm
Wednesday 26th December 2018, 7:46am 3cm
Tuesday 25th December 2018, 8:48am 2cm
Monday 24th December 2018, 10:06am 5cm
Last 7 reports (total): 146cm
Last 14 reports (total): 182cm
Current month (December 2018) total: 311cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 331cm

Archive report: Posted at 11:48am on Sunday 30th December 2018
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Appi,

Yesterday and last night brought heaps of snow here again. The winds we’re brisk westerly as usual which restricted visibility all day long. Hopefully the winds will die down for the next few days to make it a little more pleasurable on the mountain.

Cloudy skies for the next few days with slightly increasing temperatures and fire light North Westerly winds.

The mountain is nearly fully open and those who ventured out first thing in the morning were rewarded with some wonderful dry Appi powder.

Enjoy the day.

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Official snow depth (as reported by resort):

- 100cm
- Note the official snow depth is after grooming (and does not reflect actual snowfall each day)

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Planned lift operations & course areas (subject to change due to weather conditions):

- Appi Gondola
- Central Quad lift
- Central Number 2
- Central Number 3 A
- Central Number 4
- Central Number 5
- Central Number 6
- Sailer Quad lift
- Sailer Number 2
- Vista Quad

* Most course areas now open
* Tree run courses not yet

Archive report: Posted at 11:48am on Sunday 30th December 2018
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Appi Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Almost fully open

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Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent Appi Kogen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 30th December 2018
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Appi Kogen Now reports up until Sunday 30th December 2018
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Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 30th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Appi Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2018/2019
*as of Sunday 30th December 2018
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
30th December 45cm 4cm 40cm
29th December 35cm 3cm 5cm
28th December 45cm 25cm 3cm
27th December 11cm 65cm 3cm
26th December 3cm 25cm 0cm
25th December 2cm 0cm 3cm
24th December 5cm 0cm 10cm
Previous 7 days total 146cm 122cm 64cm
Previous 14 days total 182cm 178cm 92cm
November observed snowfall total 20cm 94cm -
December observed snowfall total 311cm 322cm 159cm
January observed snowfall total - 294cm 307cm
February observed snowfall total - 360cm 253cm
March observed snowfall total - 114cm 90cm
April observed snowfall total - 8cm 15cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 331cm 1192cm 824cm
Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 30th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Appi Kogen Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2018/2019 season - 20cm
[20cm]
311cm
[331cm]
- - - - -
2017/2018 season - 94cm
[94cm]
322cm
[416cm]
294cm
[710cm]
360cm
[1070cm]
114cm
[1184cm]
8cm
[1192cm]
0cm
[1192cm]
2016/2017 season - - 159cm
[159cm]
307cm
[466cm]
253cm
[719cm]
90cm
[809cm]
15cm
[824cm]
0cm
[824cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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Appi Kogen Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Appi Kogen Now by clicking on the month